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WelshotRewards Day – Street Photography Meets Chinese New Year – Liverpool

Sunday, February 6 at 10:30 16:00

Street Photography Meets Chinese New Year - Manchester - Photo of a Chinese Dragon parading about the streets


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WelshotRewards Day – Street Photography Meets Chinese New Year – Liverpool

What Will Happen

Street Photography meets Chinese New Year 2022 – What more does a photographer a need. This WelshotRewards Day for Academy Members will keep you and your camera busy for hours. Vibrant, colourful, and atmospheric you will be able to capture everything from dramatic panoramic scenescapes to close-up details, from street photography to dance and movement. After meeting in Liverpool One we will wander up to the iconic Chinese Ceremonial Archway, which, standing tall and can be seen from a distance, provides and impressive entrance to Chinatown, home to the oldest Chinese community in Europe.

Chinese New Year – Tuesday 1st 2022 – Year of the Tiger

The celebration is happening on Sunday 6th February 2022. Water Tiger, funded by ACE (Arts Council England), and Liverpool City Council, will be part of the city-wide celebration of Chinese New Year celebrations in the oldest China Town in the Europe – Liverpool

Whether you are a beginner to photography, a photographer who would like to try a new genre, learn a new technique or skill or a more advanced photographer who wants to build their image portfolio, you will be made welcome, and we would love to help you get the best out of your camera.

The Welshot Team will be at hand throughout this session to assist and help you get the best from your camera, so you can leave at the end of this session with memory cards full of beautiful photographs and great memories.

Street Photography Meets Chinese New Year - Photo of a pink and purple Chinese Dragon during a Chinese New Year Parade
Street Photography Meets Chinese New Year - Black and White Long Exposure photo of people moving on a busy stree
Street Photography Meets Chinese New Year - Photo of a Chinese Dragon parading in the streets during Chinese New Year

Image Credits: Academy Members Mark Powell, Derek Buick, Howard Buckler

Please Note: No food or drink is included in the cost of this event. This is an outdoors event. Please make sure you come dressed appropriately. If Welshot decides to postpone this event due to bad weather conditions you will be given several options regarding your booking..

Welshot will be keeping within Welsh Government regulations and recommendations regarding the Coronavirus and Covid 19 Regulations, and we expect our delegates to do the same.

WelshotRewards Day – Street Photography Meets Chinese New Year – Liverpool

You Will Learn

  • How to use your camera settings and functions for street and documentary photography
  • How to shoot street photography and what are the different styles.
  • How to shoot long exposures in a street scene
  • How to compose and shoot images for a tourist brochure
  • How shooting in black and white / colour gives different results
  • How to capture movement in your images
  • How to think creatively
  • What Welshot can do for you and your photography

The Schedule

  • 10:30 – Meet – Pret A Manger – Liverpool One
  • 10:45 – Walk to Chinatown – Photography starts – 1:1 and group tuition
  • 13:00 – Lunch – not included
  • 14:00 – Photography resumes – 1:1 and group tuition
  • 16:00 – Finish

Please Bring

  • Camera and lenses suitable for this event – Wide angle if possible or standard zoom
  • Spare (Fully Charged) Batteries and Memory Card
  • Tripod / Cable release if you have one – This is optional but you may feel you need a tripod if you want to do long exposures and can’t handhold your camera.
  • Refreshments – Snacks or drinks you think you will require during the event
  • A list of ideas, help, questions etc that you would like to discuss with Welshot Team Leaders


WelshotReward Days are for Academy Members Only. This event is 10,000 WelshotRewards (equal to £180.00) which will be converted to WelshotRewards at checkout and deducted automatically To become a Welshot Member and receive some great benefits check this link!

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